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tiltmeter

[ tilt-mee-ter ]
/ ˈtɪltˌmi tər /
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noun Geology.
an instrument used to measure slight changes in the inclination of the earth's surface, usually in connection with volcanology and earthquake seismology.
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Origin of tiltmeter

First recorded in 1930–35; tilt1 + -meter
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